Hochschule für nachhaltige Entwicklung Eberswalde

How to become a scholarship holder

About the "Deutschland-stipendium"

The "Deutschlandstipendium" scholarship supports young, talented scholars at the HNE Eberswalde. The scholarship holder receives 300 € per month, in total 3,600 € annually. This amount is half paid by the federal government of Germany, the other half is raised by the HNE Eberswalde from private donors/companies. The scholarship is provided at the beginning of each winter semester for two semester and only within the standard period of study. The scholarship is independent of personal means.

Who is eligible to apply

HNEE students are eligible to apply for a Deutschlandstipendium if they demonstrate very good accomplishments in secondary school or university, social commitment or successful mastery of biographical hurdles. Students who already receive material support in respect of special talents from a public or publically supported institution in Germany or another country and in an amount of more than 30 euros per month are excluded from the application procedure.

For more information please note the Statute of the HNEE Germany scholarship (German).

How can I apply

The award of the scholarships for students of all study programmes takes place once a year. The call for applications and the selection process take place in the winter semester, the scholarships are granted in the summer semester for a funding period of usually two semesters. The scholarships are awarded depending on the available funds.

Applications are currently not possible.

The next call for applications for funding from the summer semester 2022 onwards will be published in October 2021. We will inform about the specific application period on our website, through announcements and students also by e-mail.

Please check our selection criteria and FAQ for more information about the scholarship programme in advance.

    How will applicants be selected

    First of all documents of application must be complete and will be registered by the coordinator. The ranking is formed by given criteria and present evidences which are ranked by a certain scoring system. The selection committee (formed by lecturers and professors of the HNEE) decides about the final approval and can consider the proposals by the individual faculties. Applicants will receive an acceptance or rejection by middle of October at the latest.

    More information

    Answers to frequently asked questions (FAQ) about applying for a HNEE scholarship can be found here.

    You can also find further information about Deutschlandstipendium scholarship pogramme on the website of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research.


    Stefanie Lüdicke
    Schicklerstraße 5
    16225 Eberswalde

    Phone (0 33 34) 657-180
    Email deutschlandstipendium@hnee.de